Meet the Doctors – Free Heart Health Seminar
Join us at our next Free Meet the Doctors seminar to learn about preventing and treating blocked arteries in your heart. Dr. Thomas Watson a cardiovascular surgeon affiliated with the Cottage Heart and Vascular Center, will present and answer questions.
The Heart and Vascular Center at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a nationally recognized regional destination for cardiovascular expertise and medical management of complex heart and vascular conditions.
Preventing and Treating Blocked Arteries in Your Heart
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease in the United States. It is sometimes called coronary heart disease or ischemic heart disease. For some, the first sign of CAD is a heart attack.
Dr. Thomas Watson received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and completed his residency and fellowship at Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco.
- Thursday, October 28th - 4:00- 5:00pm
- Register by clicking the button below
Patient Testimonials - Watch Their Stories
Denise was enjoying a normal Saturday when she suddenly collapsed and went into cardiac arrest. At the hospital, she was diagnosed with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy and an irregular heartbeat which eventually caused her heart to stop beating. Specialists at the Cottage Heart and Vascular Center inserted a pacemaker to help control Denise’s heart rhythm.
Watch Denise's Story
Evelyn Alberts, 90, was too high risk for open heart surgery. She chose to undergo the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure at the Cottage Heart & Vascular Center.
Watch Evelyn's Story